Chateau Beau-Sejour Becot 2009
Web Price: $183.00
Chateau Beau-Séjour-Becot is a 22.5 hectare Premier Grand Cru Classe in the St. Emillion classification. The vineyard is located on the limestone plateau of St. Emillion, and has clay with limestone soil. The vineyard is planted 73% to Merlot, 21% to Cabernet Franc and the balance to Cabernet Sauvignon. The wines tend to combine elegance with depth of fruit.
The 2009 received average ratings of 93 points. The wine is redolent of violets and roses and is bursting with flavours of dark berries and a complex array of aromas of plums, cedar and spices which open up in the mid-palate and lingers in the finish.